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Sydney Market Report S21 – 24 November 2016

On a larger selection than yesterday of best and best/good superfine types (mainly 16.0 – 19.0u) and a reasonable selection of fine, medium and poor/tender types (a large percentage with 2-3.5 %vm), the fleece market opened considerably dearer for all types, with poorer Chinese types most affected. Skirtings were generally 40/50ac dearer.

FLEECE – VM1.4% max

15.5u – spinners – ( No selection)
– best style – firm (small selection)
– best/good style – 30ac dearer (small selection)
– poor types – 20ac dearer (small selection)

16.0u – spinners – (no selection)
– best style – 30ac dearer (small selection)
– best/good style – 45ac dearer (small selection)
– poor types – 40ac dearer (small selection)

16.5u – spinners – (no selection)
– best style – 70ac dearer (small selection)
– best/good style – 70ac dearer (small selection)
– poor types – 60ac dearer

17.0u – spinners – (no selection)
– best style – 50ac dearer (small selection)
– best/good style – 60ac dearer (small selection)
– poor types – 50ac dearer

17.5u – spinners – (no selection)
– best style – 40ac dearer (small selection)
– best/good – 40ac dearer (very small selection)
– poor types – 40ac dearer

18.0u – spinner & best types – 30ac dearer with selected lots extreme. (Small selection)
– best/good types – 25ac dearer (small selection)
– poor types – 30ac dearer

18.5u – best & best/good types – 25ac dearer (small selection)
– poor types – 20ac dearer

19.0u – best/good types – 40ac dearer (small selection)
– poor types – 40ac dearer (very small selection)

19.5u – best/good types – 50/60ac dearer (small selection)
– poor types – 60ac dearer

20.0/20.5u – FNF sound types – 50ac dearer (very small selection)
– Poorer types – 45ac dearer

21.0/21.5u – FNF sound types – 45ac dearer (very small selection)
– Poorer types – 45ac dearer

22.0u and broader – 30ac dearer (very small selection)

COMP. China / Italy / Euro Topmakers

SKIRTINGS –

Best Length/Low VM types 16.0u/16.5u – 45ac dearer (small selection)
17.0u/18.5u – 50/60ac dearer (small selection)
19.0u/20.0u – 35ac dearer (small selection)

Low VM poor types – 16.0u/17.5u – 40ac dearer (small selection)
18.0u/18.5u – 55ac dearer (small selection)
19.0u/20.0u – 35ac dearer (small selection)

High VM types – 17.5u and finer – 40ac dearer (small selection)
18.0/18.5u – 50ac dearer (small selection)
19.0/20.0u – 35ac dearer (small selection)

Prems – 16.0 / 16.5u – 25ac dearer (on a very small selection)
17.0 / 18.5u – 25ac dearer (on a very small selection)
19.0 / 20.0u – 25ac dearer (on a very small selection)

Lambs – 30ac dearer (small selection)

COMP. China / Italy / Euro Topmakers

NEXT WEEK: Sydney 22 14,850bs WED / THURS

By |November 24th, 2016|Sydney Market Reports|

Melbourne Market Report M21 – 24 November 2016

On a limited selection of best and best/good superfine types and a reasonable selection of fine and medium types, the fleece market was 10-20ac dearer for 16.5u and finer in a very limited selection, and 20/30ac for 17.0-21.5u . Some selected lots with good specs were 40ac dearer.
Chinese types were 20/30ac dearer
Skirtings 20/30ac dearer with the finer Microns in low VM Pieces most affected.

Open tops 10/20ac dearer

FLEECE – VM1.4% max

15.5u – spinners – (no selection)
– best style – firm
– best/good style – (no selection)
– poor types – (no selection)

16.0u – spinners – (no selection)
– best style – (no selection)
– best/good style – plus 40ac
– poor types – firm

16.5u – spinners – (no selection)
– best style – plus 30ac
– best/good style – plus 30ac
– poor types – plus 10ac

17.0u – spinners – (very small selection)
– best style – plus 30ac
– best/good style – plus 20ac
– poor types – plus 15ac

17.5u – spinners – (no selection)
– best style – plus 20ac (very small selection)
– best/good – plus 30ac
– poor types – plus 10ac

18.0u – spinner & best types – firm (small selection)
– best/good types – plus 30ac
– poor types – plus 10ac

18.5u – best types – (no selection)
– best/good types – plus 20/30ac
– poor types – plus 30ac

19.0u – best/good types – plus 10ac
– poor types – plus 15ac

19.5u – best/good types – plus 30ac
– poor types – plus 30ac

20.0/20.5u – FNF sound types – plus 30ac
– Poorer types – plus 30ac

21.0/21.5u – FNF sound types – plus 20ac
– Poorer types – plus 20ac

22.0u and broader – plus 15/20ac

COMP. China / Italy / Euro Topmakers

SKIRTINGS –

Best Length/Low VM types 16.0u/17.5u – plus 20-30ac (small selection)
18.0u/18.5u – plus 20-30ac
19.0u/20.0u – plus 20-30ac

Low VM poor types – 16.0u/17.5u – plus 20-30ac (small selection)
18.0u/18.5u – plus 20-30ac
19.0u/20.0u – plus 20-30ac

High VM types – 16.5u and finer – plus 20-30ac (small selection)
17.0/18.5u – plus 20-30c (small selection)
19.0/20.0u –plus 20-30ac (small selection)

Prems – 16.0 / 16.5u – plus 10-20ac (on a small selection)
17.0 / 18.5u – plus 10-20ac (on a small selection)
19.0 / 20.0u – plus 10-20ac (on a small selection)

COMP. Euro Topmakers / China / Italy

M22

Total : 24,476BS
Selling days: Tuesday/ Wednesday/Thursday
National total: 46,750

Sydney Market Report S21 – 23 November 2016

On a small selection of best and best/good superfine types (mainly 16.0 – 19.0u) and a reasonable selection of fine, medium and poor/tender types (a large percentage with 2-4%vm), the fleece market opened considerably dearer for all types, with poorer Chinese types most affected. Skirtings were generally 30ac dearer.

FLEECE – VM1.4% max

15.5u – spinners – 40ac dearer (small selection)
– best style – 30ac dearer (small selection)
– best/good style – 15ac dearer (small selection)
– poor types – 15ac dearer (small selection)

16.0u – spinners – (no selection)
– best style – 30ac dearer (small selection)
– best/good style – 30ac dearer (small selection)
– poor types – 20ac dearer (small selection)

16.5u – spinners – (no selection)
– best style – 30ac dearer (small selection)
– best/good style – 30ac dearer (small selection)
– poor types – 25ac dearer

17.0u – spinners – (no selection)
– best style – 30ac dearer (small selection)
– best/good style – 30ac dearer (small selection)
– poor types – 30ac dearer

17.5u – spinners – (no selection)
– best style – 30ac dearer (small selection)
– best/good – 30ac dearer (very small selection)
– poor types – 30ac dearer

18.0u – spinner & best types – firm (small selection)
– best/good types – 30ac dearer (small selection)
– poor types – 30ac dearer

18.5u – best & best/good types – 15ac dearer (small selection)
– poor types – 15ac dearer

19.0u – best/good types – 20ac dearer (small selection)
– poor types – 20ac dearer (very small selection)

19.5u – best/good types – 15ac dearer (small selection)
– poor types – 15ac dearer

20.0/20.5u – FNF sound types – 30ac dearer (very small selection)
– Poorer types – 30ac dearer

21.0/21.5u – FNF sound types – 30ac dearer (very small selection)
– Poorer types – 30ac dearer

22.0u and broader – 30ac dearer (very small selection)

COMP. China / Italy / Euro Topmakers

SKIRTINGS –

Best Length/Low VM types 16.0u/16.5u – 30ac dearer (small selection)
17.0u/18.5u – 30ac dearer (small selection)
19.0u/20.0u – 25ac dearer (small selection)

Low VM poor types – 16.0u/16.5u – 30ac dearer (small selection)
17.0u/18.5u – 30ac dearer (small selection)
19.0u/20.0u – 25ac dearer (small selection)

High VM types – 16.5u and finer – 30ac dearer (small selection)
17.0/18.5u – 30ac dearer (small selection)
19.0/20.0u – 25ac dearer (small selection)

Prems – 16.0 / 16.5u – 40c dearer (on a very small selection)
17.0 / 18.5u – 50ac dearer (on a very small selection)
19.0 / 20.0u – 45ac dearer (on a very small selection)

Lambs – 45ac dearer (small selection)

COMP. China / Italy / Euro Topmakers

By |November 23rd, 2016|Sydney Market Reports|

Melbourne Market Report M20 – 17 November 2016

On a poor selection of best and best/good superfine types and a limited selection of fine and medium types, the fleece market was 10/15ac dearer for 21.5u and finer.
Chinese types were 15/20ac dearer
Skirtings were generally 20ac dearer.
Open tops were 20ac dearer

FLEECE – VM1.4% max

15.5u – spinners – (no selection)
– best style – unchanged (small selection)
– best/good style – (no selection)
– poor types – (no selection)

16.0u – spinners – (no selection)
– best style – (no selection)
– best/good style – plus 10ac
– poor types – firm

16.5u – spinners – (no selection)
– best style – firm
– best/good style – plus 20ac
– poor types – unch

17.0u – spinners – (very small selection)
– best style – plus 20ac
– best/good style – plus 10/15ac
– poor types – unch

17.5u – spinners – (no selection)
– best style – (very small selection)
– best/good – plus 10/15ac
– poor types – unch

18.0u – spinner & best types – firm (small selection)
– best/good types – plus 15/20ac
– poor types – plus 15/20

18.5u – best types – firm (very small selection)
– best/good types – plus 10ac
– poor types – plus 15ac

19.0u – best/good types – plus 15 ac
– poor types – plus 20ac

19.5u – best/good types – plus 10ac
– poor types – plus 10ac

20.0/20.5u – FNF sound types – plus 10ac
– Poorer types – plus 10ac

21.0/21.5u – FNF sound types – firm
– Poorer types – plus 10 ac

22.0u and broader – plus 10ac

COMP. China / Italy / Euro Topmakers

SKIRTINGS –

Best Length/Low VM types 16.0u/17.5u – plus 15/20ac (small selection)
18.0u/18.5u – plus 15/20ac
19.0u/20.0u – plus 15/20ac

Low VM poor types – 16.0u/17.5u – plus 15/20ac (small selection)
18.0u/18.5u – plus 15/20ac
19.0u/20.0u – plus 15/20ac

High VM types – 16.5u and finer – plus 10/15ac (small selection)
17.0/18.5u – plus 10/15ac (small selection)
19.0/20.0u –plus 10/15ac (small selection)

Prems – 16.0 / 16.5u – plus 20ac (on a small selection)
17.0 / 18.5u – plus 20ac (on a small selection)
19.0 / 20.0u – plus 20ac (on a small selection)

COMP. Euro Topmakers / China / Italy

NEXT WEEK: M21

Total : 26,428bs
Selling days: Tuesday/ Wednesday/Thursday
National total: 49,100bs
Special: NZ is offering 1200bs of Flc and 761bs of Skirtings on Tuesday.

Sydney Market Report S20 – 17 November 2016

On a small selection of best and best/good superfine types (mainly 16.0 – 19.0u) and a reasonable selection of fine, medium and poor/tender types (a large percentage with 2-4%vm), the fleece market closed dearer for all types, with poorer/superfine Chinese types most affected. Skirtings were generally 25ac dearer with 17.0u and finer up to 40ac dearer.

FLEECE – VM1.4% max

15.5u – spinners – firm (small selection)
– best style – firm (small selection)
– best/good style – 15ac dearer (small selection)
– poor types – 15ac dearer (small selection)

16.0u – spinners – (no selection)
– best style – 10ac dearer (small selection)
– best/good style – 15ac dearer (small selection) 1825ac
– poor types – 20ac dearer (small selection) 1805ac

16.5u – spinners – (no selection)
– best style – 20ac dearer (small selection)
– best/good style – 20ac dearer (small selection)
– poor types – 20ac dearer

17.0u – spinners – (no selection)
– best style – 10ac dearer (small selection)
– best/good style – 20ac dearer (small selection)
– poor types – 25ac dearer

17.5u – spinners – (no selection)
– best style – 10ac dearer (small selection)
– best/good – 15ac dearer (very small selection)
– poor types – 20ac dearer

18.0u – spinner & best types – firm (small selection) NEW/Schneider *selected lots extreme
– best/good types – firm (small selection)
– poor types – 10ac dearer

18.5u – best & best/good types – firm (small selection)
– poor types – 15ac dearer

19.0u – best/good types – 10ac dearer (small selection)
– poor types – 10ac dearer (very small selection)

19.5u – best/good types – 15ac dearer (small selection)
– poor types – 10ac dearer

20.0/20.5u – FNF sound types – 10ac dearer (very small selection)
– Poorer types – 10ac dearer

21.0/21.5u – FNF sound types – 10ac dearer (very small selection)
– Poorer types – 10ac dearer

22.0u and broader – 10ac dearer (very small selection)

COMP. China / Italy / Euro Topmakers

SKIRTINGS –

Best Length/Low VM types 16.0u/16.5u – 30/40ac dearer (small selection)
17.0u/18.5u – 30ac dearer (small selection)
19.0u/20.0u – 25ac dearer (small selection)

Low VM poor types – 16.0u/16.5u – 30/40ac dearer (small selection)
17.0u/18.5u – 30ac dearer (small selection)
19.0u/20.0u – 25ac dearer (small selection)

High VM types – 16.5u and finer – 30/40ac dearer (small selection)
17.0/18.5u – 30ac dearer (small selection)
19.0/20.0u – 25ac dearer (small selection)

Prems – 16.0 / 16.5u – 55c dearer (on a very small selection)
17.0 / 18.5u – 50ac dearer (on a very small selection)
19.0 / 20.0u – 45ac dearer (on a very small selection)

Lambs – unchanged (small selection)

COMP. China / Italy / Euro Topmakers

NEXT WEEK: Sydney 21 12,300bs WED / THURS

By |November 17th, 2016|Sydney Market Reports|

Sydney Market Report S20 – 16 November 2016

On a small selection of best and best/good superfine types (mainly 16.0 – 19.0u) and a reasonable selection of fine and medium types (a large percentage with 2-4%vm), the fleece market closed firm to dearer for most types, with poorer types most affected. Skirtings 17.5u and finer were generally 10/15ac dearer.

FLEECE – VM1.4% max

15.5u – spinners – firm (small selection)
– best style – firm (small selection)
– best/good style – firm (small selection)
– poor types – 15ac cheaper (small selection)

16.0u – spinners – (no selection)
– best style – firm (small selection)
– best/good style – 10ac dearer (small selection)
– poor types – 10ac dearer (small selection)

16.5u – spinners – (no selection)
– best style – firm (small selection)
– best/good style – 10ac dearer (small selection)
– poor types – 10ac dearer

17.0u – spinners – (no selection)
– best style – firm (small selection)
– best/good style – 10ac dearer (small selection)
– poor types – 15ac dearer

17.5u – spinners – (no selection)
– best style – firm (small selection)
– best/good – firm (very small selection)
– poor types – 10ac dearer

18.0u – spinner & best types – firm (small selection) NEW/Schneider *selected lots extreme
– best/good types – firm (small selection)
– poor types – firm

18.5u – best & best/good types – firm (small selection)
– poor types – 10ac dearer

19.0u – best/good types – 20ac dearer (small selection)
– poor types – 20ac dearer (very small selection)

19.5u – best/good types – 10ac dearer (small selection)
– poor types – 10ac dearer

20.0/20.5u – FNF sound types – 10ac dearer (very small selection)
– Poorer types – 10ac dearer

21.0/21.5u – FNF sound types – 10ac dearer (very small selection)
– Poorer types – 10ac dearer

22.0u and broader – 10ac dearer (very small selection)

COMP. China / Italy / Euro Topmakers

SKIRTINGS –

Best Length/Low VM types 16.0u/16.5u – 10ac dearer (small selection)
17.0u/18.5u – 10ac dearer (small selection)
19.0u/20.0u – 10ac dearer (small selection)

Low VM poor types – 16.0u/16.5u – 10ac dearer (small selection)
17.0u/18.5u – 10ac dearer (small selection)
19.0u/20.0u – 10ac dearer (small selection)

High VM types – 16.5u and finer – 10ac dearer (small selection)
17.0/18.5u – 10ac dearer (small selection)
19.0/20.0u – 10ac dearer (small selection)

Prems – 16.0 / 16.5u – 10/15c dearer (on a very small selection)
17.0 / 18.5u – 10/15qc dearer (on a very small selection)
19.0 / 20.0u – 10/15ac dearer (on a very small selection)

Lambs – unchanged (small selection)

COMP. China / Italy / Euro Topmakers

By |November 16th, 2016|Sydney Market Reports|

Melbourne Market Report M20 – 16 November 2016

On a poor selection of best and best/good superfine types and a limited selection of fine and medium types, the fleece market was firm for 18.5 and finer with the better types/AM tending dearer.
19.0-21.5u were 10-15ac dearer.
Chinese types were 5/10ac dearer
Skirtings were generally unchanged
Open tops are unchanged.

FLEECE – VM1.4% max

15.5u – spinners – (no selection)
– best style – unchanged (small selection)
– best/good style – (no selection)
– poor types – (no selection)

16.0u – spinners – (no selection)
– best style – (no selection)
– best/good style – firm
– poor types – firm

16.5u – spinners – (no selection)
– best style – (no selection)
– best/good style – firm
– poor types – unch

17.0u – spinners – (very small selection)
– best style – firm
– best/good style – plus 10/15ac
– poor types – unch

17.5u – spinners – (no selection)
– best style – (no small selection)
– best/good – plus 10/15ac
– poor types – unch

18.0u – spinner & best types – firm (small selection)
– best/good types – firm
– poor types – unch

18.5u – best types – (very small selection)
– best/good types unch
– poor types – plus 15ac

19.0u – best/good types – plus 25 ac
– poor types – plus 15ac

19.5u – best/good types – plus 15ac
– poor types – plus 10ac

20.0/20.5u – FNF sound types – plus 10ac
– Poorer types – plus 10a

21.0/21.5u – FNF sound types – plus 15 ac
– Poorer types – plus 10 ac

22.0u and broader – unchanged

COMP. China / Italy / Euro Topmakers

SKIRTINGS –

Best Length/Low VM types 16.0u/17.5u – unchanged (small selection)
18.0u/18.5u – unchanged
19.0u/20.0u – unchanged

Low VM poor types – 16.0u/17.5u – unchanged (small selection)
18.0u/18.5u – unchanged
19.0u/20.0u – unchanged

High VM types – 16.5u and finer – unchanged (small selection)
17.0/18.5u – unchanged (small selection)
19.0/20.0u –unchanged (small selection)

Prems – 16.0 / 16.5u – unchanged (on a small selection)
17.0 / 18.5u – unchanged (on a small selection)
19.0 / 20.0u – unchanged (on a small selection)

COMP. Euro Topmakers / China / Italy

Sydney Market Report S19 – 10 November 2016

On a good selection of best and best/good superfine types (mainly 14.0 – 18.5u) and a reasonable selection of fine and medium types (a large percentage with 2-4%vm), the fleece market closed dearer for most types, with poorer types most affected. Skirtings 17.5u and finer were generally 10/15ac dearer.

FLEECE – VM1.4% max

15.5u – spinners – firm (small selection)
– best style – firm (small selection)
– best/good style – firm (small selection)
– poor types – 15ac cheaper (small selection)

16.0u – spinners – (no selection)
– best style – firm (small selection)
– best/good style – 10ac dearer (small selection)
– poor types – 10ac dearer (small selection)

16.5u – spinners – (no selection)
– best style – firm (small selection)
– best/good style – 10ac dearer (small selection)
– poor types – 10ac dearer

17.0u – spinners – (no selection)
– best style – firm (small selection)
– best/good style – 10ac dearer (small selection)
– poor types – 10ac dearer

17.5u – spinners – (no selection)
– best style – firm (small selection)
– best/good – firm (very small selection)
– poor types – 10ac dearer

18.0u – spinner & best types – firm (small selection)
– best/good types – firm (small selection)
– poor types – 10ac dearer

18.5u – best & best/good types – firm (small selection)
– poor types – 10ac dearer

19.0u – best/good types – 10/15ac dearer (small selection)
– poor types – firm (very small selection)

19.5u – best/good types – 10ac dearer (small selection)
– poor types – 10ac dearer

20.0/20.5u – FNF sound types – 15ac dearer (very small selection)
– Poorer types – 15ac dearer (1500ac)

21.0/21.5u – FNF sound types – 10ac dearer (very small selection)
– Poorer types – 10ac dearer (1485ac)

22.0u and broader – 10/15ac dearer (very small selection)

COMP. China / Italy / Euro Topmakers

SKIRTINGS –

Best Length/Low VM types – 16.0u/16.5u – 20ac dearer (small selection)
17.0u/18.5u – 20ac dearer (small selection)
19.0u/20.0u – 10ac dearer (small selection)

Low VM poor types – 16.0u/16.5u – 20ac dearer (small selection)
17.0u/18.5u – 20ac dearer (small selection)
19.0u/20.0u – 10ac dearer (small selection)

High VM types – 16.5u and finer – 20ac dearer (small selection)
17.0/18.5u – 20ac dearer (small selection)
19.0/20.0u – 10ac dearer (small selection)

Prems – 16.0 / 16.5u – firm (on a very small selection)
17.0 / 18.5u – firm (on a very small selection)
19.0 / 20.0u – firm (on a very small selection)

Lambs – unchanged (small selection)

COMP. China / Italy / Euro Topmakers

NEXT WEEK: Sydney 20 12,400bs WED / THURS

By |November 10th, 2016|Sydney Market Reports|

Sydney Market Report S19 – 9 November 2016

On a good selection of best and best/good superfine types (mainly 14.0 – 17.0u) and a reasonable selection of fine and medium types (a large percentage with 2-4%vm), the fleece market opened cheaper for most types, however best and best/good style, sound fleece wools were least affected. Skirtings 17.5u and finer were generally 10/15ac cheaper with 17.0u and finer most affected.

FLEECE – VM1.4% max

15.5u – spinners – 30ac cheaper (small selection)
– best style – 50ac cheaper (small selection)
– best/good style – 10c cheaper (small selection)
– poor types – 5ac cheaper (small selection)

16.0u – spinners – (no selection)
– best style – 20ac cheaper (small selection)
– best/good style – 10ac cheaper (small selection)
– poor types – 10ac cheaper (small selection)

16.5u – spinners – (no selection)
– best style – 20ac cheaper (small selection)
– best/good style – 15ac cheaper (small selection)
– poor types – 20ac cheaper

17.0u – spinners – (no selection)
– best style – 20ac cheaper (small selection)
– best/good style – 10ac cheaper (small selection)
– poor types – 30ac cheaper

17.5u – spinners – (no selection)
– best style – 10ac cheaper (small selection)
– best/good – 40ac cheaper (very small selection)
– poor types – 40ac cheaper

18.0u – spinner & best types – 50ac dearer (small selection)
– best/good types – 30ac cheaper (small selection)
– poor types – 10ac cheaper

18.5u – best & best/good types – firm (small selection)
– poor types – 10ac cheaper

19.0u – best/good types – 10ac cheaper (small selection)
– poor types – 10ac cheaper (very small selection)

19.5u – best/good types – 15ac cheaper (small selection)
– poor types – 15ac cheaper

20.0/20.5u – FNF sound types – 15ac cheaper (very small selection)
– Poorer types – 10ac cheaper

21.0/21.5u – FNF sound types – 10ac cheaper (very small selection)
– Poorer types – 10ac cheaper

22.0u and broader – 10/15ac cheaper (very small selection)

COMP. China / Italy / Euro Topmakers

SKIRTINGS –

Best Length/Low VM types 16.0u/16.5u – 20ac cheaper (small selection)
17.0u/18.5u – 15ac cheaper (small selection)
19.0u/20.0u – 10ac cheaper (small selection)

Low VM poor types – 1650u/16.5u – 30ac cheaper (small selection)
17.0u/18.5u – 15ac cheaper (small selection)
19.0u/20.0u – 10ac cheaper (small selection)

High VM types – 16.5u and finer – 30ac cheaper (small selection)
17.0/18.5u – 30ac cheaper (small selection)
19.0/20.0u – 10/15ac cheaper (small selection)

Prems – 16.0 / 16.5u – firm (on a very small selection)
17.0 / 18.5u – firm (on a very small selection)
19.0 / 20.0u – firm (on a very small selection)

Lambs – unchanged (small selection)

COMP. China / Italy / Euro Topmakers

Melbourne Market Report M18 – 3 November 2016

On a very limited selection of best and best/good superfine types and a reasonable selection of fine and medium types, the fleece market was unchanged for 18.5u and finer with 40nkt+, but 15/20ac cheaper for all other types. All types 19.0-21.5u are 15/20ac cheaper.
As a result of the fall in the market, the passed in rate for Merino Fleece was 23.2% today.
Chinese types were 15/20ac cheaper.
22.0u and broader were 10/15ac cheaper.
Skirtings 15/20ac cheaper for all Types and VM’s.
Open tops were generally unchanged except 18.8-19.8 microns which were 10/20ac dearer (ZHONG LONG)

FLEECE – VM1.4% max

15.5u – spinners – (no selection)
– best style – unchanged (small selection)
– best/good style – (no selection)
– poor types – (no selection)

16.0u – spinners – (no selection)
– best style – (no selection)
– best/good style – (no selection)
– poor types – irregular (small selection)

16.5u – spinners – (no selection)
– best style – (no selection)
– best/good style – unch
– poor types – unch

17.0u – spinners – (very small selection)
– best style – (no selection)
– best/good style – unch
– poor types – unch

17.5u – spinners – (no selection)
– best style – (no selection)
– best/good – unch
– poor types – unch

18.0u – spinner & best types – firm (small selection )
– best/good types – unch
– poor types – irregular

18.5u – best types – (no selection)
– best/good types unch
– poor types – unch

19.0u – best/good types – minus 15ac
– poor types – minus 15ac

19.5u – best/good types – minus 10ac
– poor types – minus 10ac

20.0/20.5u – FNF sound types – minus 20ac
– Poorer types – minus 20ac

21.0/21.5u – FNF sound types – minus 15ac
– Poorer types – minus 15ac

22.0u and broader – minus 10-15ac

COMP. China / Italy / Euro Topmakers

SKIRTINGS –

Best Length/Low VM types 16.0u/17.5u – minus 10ac (small selection)
18.0u/18.5u – minus10ac
19.0u/20.0u – minus 10ac dearer

Low VM poor types – 16.0u/17.5u – minus 15ac (small selection)
18.0u/18.5u – minus 15ac
19.0u/20.0u – minus 15ac

High VM types – 16.5u and finer – minus 15ac (small selection)
17.0/18.5u – minus 15ac (small selection)
19.0/20.0u –minus 15ac (small selection)

Prems – 16.0 / 16.5u – unch (on a small selection)
17.0 / 18.5u – unch (on a small selection)
19.0 / 20.0u – plus 15/20ac (on a small selection)

COMP. Euro Topmakers / China / Italy

M19

Total: 24,604bs
Selling days: Wednesday/Thursday
National total: 50,459bs